Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens to speak -- UPDATED
Posted September 19, 2011; 02:03 p.m.
UPDATED: Advance tickets are no longer available. There will be open admission for any unfilled seats shortly before the event begins on Oct. 10. Individuals without tickets who wish to attend the event are encouraged to wait in line outside Richardson Auditorium for open admission.
John Paul Stevens, retired associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, will speak at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, in Richardson Auditorium of Alexander Hall. The event, titled "The Court, the Constitution and the Justice From Illinois," will feature a conversation between Justice Stevens and University Provost Christopher Eisgruber.
Admission is open to the public but requires a free ticket. Tickets will be available beginning at noon Tuesday, Sept. 27, for campus community members, and at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, for the general public. Ticketed guests must be seated by 4:20 p.m. or their seats will be opened up to those in the wait line. Guests may not bring backpacks or umbrellas inside the venue.
The event will be simulast in McCosh Hall, Room 50. Tickets are not required for the simulcast; no food or beverages are allowed.
More information about the event and ticket distribution can be found on the University Public Lectures website.